SALINAS (AP) ― Bending over beds of shriveled strawberry plants, former farmworker Domitila Martinez pulls pieces of black plastic row covers in preparation for next season's planting.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Tractor ruptures line, leading to road closures, evacuations
The long-planned North Fork Rancheria casino has moved an important step closer to reality, tribal Chair Elaine Bethel-Fink said Friday.
Madera police Friday announced the arrest of a teenaged boy in connection with the Wednesday night murder of another teenager, Alejandro Vasquez, 18, on Wessmith Way near Tulare Street.
Madera police have arrested two adults and two juveniles on felony weapons charges in connection with a drive-by shooting on Madera Avenue. Additional charges may be pending.
With the holiday season starting up, thousands of people filled the streets of Yosemite Avenue to view the 19th annual Candlelight Parade and Wine Stroll in downtown Madera.
The Madera County Historical Society will hold its annual Christmas Gala on Sunday in the Madera County Courthouse Museum. The festivities are scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m.